Job: Physical Therapist

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Pay: $70,540 to $91,717/year

Salary offered is directly tied to years of experience in this type of role.

Posted: 05/04/2017

Job Status: Full Time

Job Description

Wickenburg Community Hospital is a non-profit Critical Access Hospital. Established in 1926 and like the tenacious Western spirit that built Wickenburg, our Community Hospital and Clinics are committed to quality health and wellness services where the patient, family and community come first. We are committed to being the world-class health and wellness leader for all communities we serve.

 

Skills / Requirements

The Staff Physical Therapist would be responsible for evaluation and treatment of patients in an outpatient setting as well as inpatient/swing-bed setting.  The therapist will establish a Plan of Care based on the evaluation of the patient and may be required to supervise other staff in the implementation of the Plan of Care.

Responsibilities

  • Evaluate and treat outpatients with a variety of diagnosis
  • Evaluates and treats inpatients/swing-bed patients in a hospital setting
  • Documents patient services appropriately using currently electronic medical record software.
  • Records functional testing measures including G Codes as required by Medicare
  • Communicates with doctors, nursing, other hospital staff to provide the best possible care for each and every patient
  • Willing to participate in a TEAMWORK approach
  • Documents progress notes, physician communication, discharge notes for all patients seen
  • May be responsible for supervision of other staff
  • Maintains the self-respect, personal dignity, and physical safety of each resident
  • Assures continuity of services and care
  • Attends in-service training and education sessions, as assigned
  • Performs specific work duties and responsibilities assigned by supervisor
  • Assist with developing new programs or in specialty areas
  • Position will require occasional Saturdays as part of an inpatient/swingbed weekend rotation

Qualifications

  • Hold current AZ PT license or able to obtain AZ PT license
  • Experience preferred, but new grads are welcome to apply.

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